There are 5 ways to get from Rochester to Alfred by train, bus, car or taxi

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  6 h 35 min

$65 - $146

Cheapest option

Bus via Binghamton, Ny  •  7 h 25 min

  1. 212 / ...

$48 - $94

3 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. 252 / ...

$50 - $92

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. 76.5 miles

$7 - $11

Bus, taxi  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Rochester & UR / ...

$191 - $231

What companies run services between Rochester, NY, USA and Alfred, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Rochester to Alfred via Buffalo, Ny, Buffalo, NY, and Salamanca in around 6 h 50 min.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Rochester to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $120
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Bus operators
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Olean, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Olean, NY to Alfred, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Bus from Salamanca to Alfred, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to Alfred, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Olean, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Salamanca
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Rochester, Ny to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Rochester, Ny to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Rochester, NY to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Rochester, NY to Binghamton
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $55
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
RTS
Phone
+1 585-288-1700
Website
myrts.com
Bus from Amtrak Stop-LATS to South & opp Livingston Health Ctr
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
myrts.com
Other operators
Taxi from South & opp Livingston Health Ctr to Alfred
Ave. Duration
1 h
Estimated price
$190 - $230

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Rochester and Alfred is 101 km. The road distance is 122 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rochester to Alfred is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Rochester to Alfred is to drive which takes 1 h 33 min and costs $7 - $11.

No, there is no direct bus from Rochester to Alfred. However, there are services departing from Rochester, Ny and arriving at Alfred, NY via Buffalo, NY and Salamanca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to get from Rochester to Alfred, including transfers.